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Be Thankful and Careful!
By: Cathy

Be Thankful and Careful!

As the Thanksgiving and holiday seasons approach, we are all a bit more mindful of what we have to be thankful for and how we can share our blessings with others.   It...

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Old Scam, New Twists
Holiday Shopping Will Never Be the Same
Don’t Pay to “Win”
By: Amanda

Don’t Pay to “Win”

Your BBB® continues to receive calls almost daily regarding possible “lottery” winnings; unfortunately, we have heard from some individuals who have lost money to thes...

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Open Enrollment Opens Medicare Fraud
By: Michael

Open Enrollment Opens Medicare Fraud

Every year around this time, your BBB gets calls from seniors about entities claiming to be from the government. Each year from...

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IC3 Issues Alert on Fraudulent Websites Posing as Green Dot MoneyPak Customer Support
By: Amanda

IC3 Issues Alert on Fraudulent Websites Posing as Green Dot MoneyPak Customer Support

Every day your BBB® receives calls from consumers with questions about calls they receive from individuals requesting payment by Green Dot MoneyPak cards. The Green Do...

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Another Fraudulent Giftcard
Synthetic ID Theft: Fastest Growing ID Fraud in U.S.
By: Jackie

Synthetic ID Theft: Fastest Growing ID Fraud in U.S.

There is a new type of ID theft in the United States called synthetic ID theft, your BBB has learned. According to a Read More